Mom's Make-Ahead Chicken Wild Rice Casserole
Mom's Make-Ahead Chicken Wild Rice Casserole will be a lifesaver on busy nights! This easy Southern recipe creates two 8 x 8-inch casseroles, so the extra prep time is really worth it. Chicken, wild rice, mushrooms, and carrots are all nestled in a homemade cream sauce. Mascarpone cheese helps make the sauce extra rich and creamy. This casserole recipe can either be stored in two gallon freezer bags or two pans, so there are plenty of convenient options. Simply top the casserole with sliced almonds and bake just before you're ready to enjoy it!